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Orange Lacewing

Cethosia penthesilea

Description:

Spotted on St. Thomas of the USVI

1 Species ID Suggestions

MartinL
MartinL 8 years ago
Orange Lacewing
Cethosia penthesilea File:Orange Lacewing.jpg


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5 Comments

LyzzHiggins
LyzzHiggins 8 years ago

Thanks for all the help! You guys rock!

MartinL
MartinL 8 years ago

Of course these butterflies mimic each other specifically to fool us. What chance have we got?

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

You beat me to it martini! :)

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Lovely spot! This beautiful butterfly isn't a Monarch - I'm not familiar with the species but I am sure one of the butterfly experts here can id this for you if you check the "help me id this species" box using the edit function.
Welcome to Project Noah Lyzz!

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 8 years ago

I dont know the ID of this one but is not a Danaus plexippus http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danaus_plex...

LyzzHiggins
Spotted by
LyzzHiggins

Virgin Islands of the United States, United States Virgin Islands

Spotted on May 31, 2010
Submitted on Dec 27, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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